Town of Bloomfield

Job Title: Assistant Assessor

Salary: $41.82 per hour

Hours: Mon - Fri 9:00 am to 5:00 pm

Application Deadline: Open until Filled

Details:

Application deadline and certification requirements revised.

Under the direction of the Assessor, the Assistant Assessor has the responsibility to assess the valuation of personal property and/or inventory of commercial and industrial establishments; to inspect real estate and make appraisals of new building and building additions and improvements according to recognized appraisal standards. Assists in maintenance of all records and documents of real estate and personal property value and ownership.

Confers with property owners and provides information about laws pertaining to motor vehicle taxation, exemption for elderly citizens, and similar tax liability matters; compiles lists such as Grand List, assessments, properties, elderly homeowners and other assessment information. Searches land records for changes in ownership and in response to requests for information from attorneys, real estate agents and the public. Records changes in assessment administrative documents and files to reflect new construction or ownership of property.

Minimum Qualifications:

High School diploma or equivalency, including or supplemented by courses in office skills, plus three years of responsible administrative experience, including one year in an assessment environment OR , an equivalent combination of education and experience substituting on the basis of two years of education for each year of experience.

Must have or obtain a Connecticut Municipal Assessor Certification (CCMA I) by the end of October 2022 and have a valid driver’s license.

Selection Process

All appointments shall be made according to merit and fitness for performing the functions of the position, including factors such as education, experience, aptitude, knowledge, character, ethics, or other qualifications that would determine the best candidate for the position. Examinations may include written, oral, physical, or performance tests or any combination of the various types of examinations. Offers of employment are contingent upon satisfactory results on a background check, pre-employment physical, drug screening and verification of information on the employment application.

Printable Job Description

Applications

Applications may be obtained from the Department of Human Resources, 800 Bloomfield Ave., Bloomfield, CT 06002, or and must be submitted to Human Resources along with a resume, copy of Certification and cover letter.  Applications will be accepted until position is filled. Applications are accepted by mail, in person or via e-mail .

Application Link

Town of Bloomfield is an affirmative action/equal employment opportunity employer. Minorities, women & persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply. Persons with a disability who may need this information in an alternative format or who may need accommodations during the testing procedure should contact Cindy Coville, ADA Coordinator